verb (intr, mainly adverb)
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Words nearby come off
Example sentences from the Web for come off
Come on into your telegraph-shop and let me hear you dictate that string of 'come-off' orders.The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush|Francis Lynde
Idioms and Phrases with come off
Happen, occur, as in The trip came off on schedule. [Early 1800s]
Acquit oneself, reach the end. This usage always includes a modifier, as in Whenever challenged he comes off badly, or This model is doomed to come off second-best. [Mid-1600s]
Succeed, as in Our dinner party really came off. [Mid-1800s]
See come off it.